Joseph Mallord William Turner Reclining Female Nude 1809

Artwork details

Artist
Title
Reclining Female Nude
From Lowther Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CXIII
Date 1809
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 83 x 114 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07912
Turner Bequest CXIII 40 a
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Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted. Apart from a minor alteration to the position of the left arm, this model is in the same pose as in the pencil drawing on folio 46 verso (D07923).

David Blayney Brown
July 2009

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